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Carpentry, Multi Trades, Bricklaying or Painting and Decorating Entry Level 3/Level 1 at EKC Group

Course description

Perfect if you are looking to learn a trade and get into the construction industry.

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What does this course involve?

You’ll learn a wide range of the trades needed within the Construction industry. Including carpentry, bricklaying, painting and plastering you will get to sample different trades and decide which one is for you.

You can look forward to the chance to try lots of different skills and find where your talent lies. Alongside this there will be the chance to enter inter-college skills competitions.

This Study Programme has been designed in such a way that if you are not sure which vocational area you would like to study in, you will have the chance to move and sample a different area at various points in the year. You will work towards external accreditation in employability skills and a vocational qualification.

This Study Programme will include English and maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this Study Programme but a keen interest in the subject area is vital.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through written work and online tests.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Folkestone Campus 01303 858300 (or e-mail folkestone@eastkent.ac.uk)

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion you could move on to one of our Level 2 Study Programmes.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 15 November 2017
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    • EKC Group's Broadstairs College is  located on the Isle of Thanet in Broadstairs, Kent on the southeast coast of the United Kingdom.

      We offer an outstanding range of college Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.
       
      The Broadstairs campus is located on Ramsgate Road, and over the last three years over £25m has been invested in new facilities which include a Centre for Environmental Technologies, a centre for Creative Industries and a unique-4 Star Training hotel.
      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.